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Several bog bodies are notable for the high quality of their preservation and ... It is the oldest fleshed bog body in the world.

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/europe-bog-bodies-reveal-secrets-180962770

Europe's Famed Bog Bodies Are Starting to Reveal Their Secrets. High-tech tools divulge new information about the mysterious and violent fates met by these ...

nautil.us/issue/27/dark-matter/the-curious-case-of-the-bog-bodies

Aug 6, 2015 ... Why do so many corpses found in Europe's peat bogs show signs of violent ... Even the best-preserved bog bodies emerge looking like golems, ...

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Tales from the Bog, Bog Bodies - Using CT scans and radiocarbon dating, investigators hope to make sense of the bodies preserved in Europe s wetlands.

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Jul 18, 2014 ... Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/bog/iron-nf.html

More than a thousand bog bodies and skeletons have come to light, and scientists now have the means to study the remains in such detail that they can, in a ...

archive.archaeology.org/online/features/bog

These are the "bog bodies." The individual bog bodies show a great degree of variation in their state of preservation, from skeletons, to well-preserved complete  ...

www.history.com/news/ask-history/what-are-the-bog-bodies

May 8, 2013 ... Due to lack of oxygen and the anti-microbial properties of peat moss, many of the “bog bodies” found in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Germany, ...

www.historicmysteries.com/bog-bodies

The peat bogs of ancient Celtic Europe tell a story of life and violent death of the bog bodies that were found there. Who were these people?

www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/03/were-europes-mysterious-bog-people-human-sacrifices/472839

Mar 11, 2016 ... A British archaeologist argues that the miraculously preserved bodies were left in the water as offerings to the gods.